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Ambulance! Bring me a steamed bun


July 16th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 16 (IANS) A man in China called for an ambulance as he complained of chest pain. And when the ambulance arrived, he asked the staff to go and ... Read more...

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Drunk fans at Boxing Day Ashes Test warned of hefty fines, arrest


December 23rd, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 23(ANI): Misbehaving drunks attending the Boxing Day Test of the Ashes series between Australia and England face big fines and eviction, Melbourne police have warned.Acting Superintendent Paul Pottage said that ... Read more...

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Drunken passengers as dangerous as drunken drivers!


December 20th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 20 (ANI): A new survey has pointed out that drunken car passengers could be as dangerous as drivers who drink.The survey suggested that inebriated passengers could cause drivers to lose ... Read more...

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Facebook page commending drink driving has 20,000 fans


October 29th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 29 (ANI): A Facebook page that extols people who drink and drive has left the police in Australia shocked.The page titled, "if u drink n drive ur a bloody ... Read more...

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Violence mars Durga Puja festivities in Bangladesh


October 17th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 17 (IANS) Attacks by drunken mobs and even policemen on Hindu devotees and Durga Puja marquees in many parts of Bangladesh marred the festivities of the country's minority community ... Read more...

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Super fit cop outruns teenager after brawl


September 19th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) A Briton who taunted a policeman and then ran away after a brawl got more than he bargained for as the official was an endurance sportsman who easily ... Read more...

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Shankar Roy Directs Movie On Football


September 4th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Shankar Roy is making a new film on Football; the film is titled "Jug Jug Jiyo'. When asked about his reason for picking Football as a subject, ... Read more...

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Polish pop star faces trial for claiming drunks wrote the Bible


August 26th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 26 (ANI): A leading pop star from Poland is facing trial after she suggested that people "who liked herbal cigarettes and were drunks" wrote the Bible.Dorota Rabczewska a.k.a. Doda made ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson is a bonehead, not a racist: Whoopi Goldberg


July 13th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 13 (ANI): Mel Gibson's longtime friend Whoopi Goldberg has said that the actor is not a racist, despite his racially charged rant during a leaked taped conversation."I ... Read more...

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Don’t mollycoddle your kids, suggests expert


May 17th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 15 (ANI): It's not always right to mollycoddle your kids, instead, they should be allowed to hurt themselves and punished with boredom, just for the sake of some fun, says ... Read more...

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Drunks wrote Bible, claims Polish pop star


May 6th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 6 (ANI): The Bible was written by drunks and people with a fondness for "herbal cigarettes" - that's the claim of one of Poland's most famous and controversial pop stars.And ... Read more...

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Despite Hiren Mohini’s killing, Auckland taxi sector “too slow” to act


April 3rd, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Apr. 3 (ANI): Despite the killing of Indian-origin taxi-driver Hiren Mohini in January and attack on at least 160 cabbies in Auckland in the past five years, the taxi sector in ... Read more...

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Romanian ‘drunk pedestrian’ traffic signs scrapped after ‘excessive media coverage’!


March 16th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 16 (ANI): Traffic signs warning Romanian drivers of 'drunken' pedestrians have been scrapped by road safety officials following 'excessive' media coverage.Officials in Pecica, a village town about 13 miles from ... Read more...

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Drunks on road, motorists warned


March 9th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 9 (IANS) Signs warning drivers of drunks on road have been put up in a Romanian town in a bid to reduce accident figures, a media report said Tuesday. "Attention - ... Read more...

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Bruce Willis doesn’t like drunks


February 12th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 12 (IANS) Bruce Willis, who played a hard-boiled detective in the "Die Hard" movies, gets annoyed by men who challenge him in bars because of his tough guy image. "It ... Read more...

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Drunk men assault police sub-inspector in Ghaziabad


January 15th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 15 (IANS) A police sub-inspector was beaten up by a group of drunk men in a crime-prone area of Ghaziabad late Thursday night, police said Friday. Sub-inspector Raghu Nath Singh, posted ... Read more...

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Scottish church comes under fire for selling fundraising beer


January 5th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): Alcohol awareness groups have slammed a Scottish church for selling its own fundraising beer.St Matthew's Church in Perth struck a deal with Inveralmond Brewery to market St Matthew's ... Read more...

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Gabba gets tough on boozers and hooligans


November 25th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Nov.25 (ANI): CROWDS watching cricket at the Gabba here, will be subjected to some very tight restrictions, including a blitz on drunks and hooligans.One-third of the ground will be alcohol-free ... Read more...

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Rod Stewart keen on reuniting with Jeff Beck


November 12th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Rod Stewart wants to reunite with former bandmate Jeff Beck, after teaming up with him for a Los Angeles show in April (09).The singer has confessed that he ... Read more...

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Diddy offers $15 cab fare for drunks to get home safely on New Years Eve


December 30th, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
New York, December 30 (ANI): Sean Combs, known by his stage name Diddy, is putting forward his wallet to pay for the cab-fare to help drunkards get home safely on New ... Read more...

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Ray Winstone to mock Amy Winehouse in London pantomime


November 28th, 2008 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 28 (ANI): British actor Ray Winstone is set to mock troubled pop star Amy Winehouse in a traditional London Christmas pantomime.The 51-year-old actor will star alongside daughter Jaime, and ... Read more...

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One in four Brit housing estates plagued by drunks


November 28th, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.28 (ANI): Drunks plague one in four housing estates in Britain, a report in The Sun has revealed. Thousands of families say anti-social behavior is getting worse in the country, a ... Read more...

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Brit cops to hand out free flip-flops to teetering women drunks!


November 28th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 28 (ANI): Brit police will now be handing out flat shoes to drunken women on their way back home in a bid to prevent them from spraining their ankles.Officers ... Read more...

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Victoria Premier to introduce time-out zone for drunks


November 10th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 10 (ANI): Premier of Victoria John Brumby has scrapped the Governments 2am lock-out policy, and decided to replace it with time-out zone serving tea and coffee for drunks.In a ... Read more...

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Graphic ads to shock Oz schoolies into safer drinking released


November 6th, 2008 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 6 (ANI): In a bid to curb drunkenness among the young and to encourage safer drinking, graphic advertisements have been released as part of a 2.6 million dollars State ... Read more...

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Coffee can shrink the size of womens boobs


October 18th, 2008 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Heres some bad news for ladies who can''t get through the day without their coffee fix: the caffeine-fuelled drink can shrink the size of womens boobs, a ... Read more...

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Palin Backers White Trash comment spurs review by Canadian ombudsman


September 19th, 2008 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.19 (ANI): The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation is reviewing complaints from both Americans and Canadians about a Web site columnist who recently described Sarah Palins supporters as white trash, compared ... Read more...

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Oz police mulls having drunk tanks to hold intoxicated troublemakers


August 3rd, 2008 - 11:11 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, August 3 (ANI): Senior police officers in Australia are considering having special cells to hold intoxicated troublemakers until they sober up.They even held talks with the Brumby Government this week ... Read more...

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Mops and buckets for drunks caught peeing in the street!


August 1st, 2008 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1 (ANI): British cops are planning to hand out mops and buckets to drunks to clean up the street, if theyre caught peeing in public.The offenders will be made ... Read more...

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Chennai’s tough COP stands calm amidst tension


July 28th, 2008 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
By TSV Hari Chennai, July 28 (IANS) Even as the capital was gripped by rumours of future bomb blasts, police broke an alleged ring of saboteurs planning to trigger a series of explosions ... Read more...

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Booze-related problems cost Brits PS25bln


July 23rd, 2008 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): British Public Health Minister Dawn Primarolo has demanded that the drinks industry help tackle problems related to alcohol abuse, saying that boozing costs the country over 25 ... Read more...

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Wanted: Drunk actors to fight drink-fuelled violence at Oz nightspots


July 12th, 2008 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 12 (ANI): Actors Down Under may soon have a new goal to accomplish they would be employed to play drunks in a bid to catch hold of nightspots that ... Read more...

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Fighting fire with fire: IMFL as antidote for liquor poisoning


May 28th, 2008 - 9:29 am ICT by admin
By T.S.V. Hari Chennai, May 28 (IANS) It's a bit like fighting fire with fire. Experts believe there is cure for alcohol poisoning of the kind that killed 180 people in Karnataka and ... Read more...

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